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Colleges / Georgia Southwestern State University

Georgia Southwestern State University

Americus, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate86%
Acceptance Rate86%

About Georgia Southwestern

Georgia Southwestern State University is a public, state institution in the town of Americus, Georgia. Georgia Southwestern was founded in 1906. The college currently enrolls around 3,158 students per year, including 2,467 undergraduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Georgia Southwestern State University

It is moderately difficult to get into Georgia Southwestern. Around 86% of applicants get into Georgia Southwestern each year. Out of 1,651 applications received in 2022, 1,413 students were offered admission.

Georgia Southwestern State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 86%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 16%

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Georgia Southwestern State University is locatedin Americus, Georgia,.

If you are interested in seeing Georgia Southwestern for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 19 to Americus, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Albany Municipal.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Georgia Southwestern State University and Americus are like without leaving home.

College Info

800 Georgia Southwestern State University Drive Americus, GA 31709-4693

Campus Setting: Small Town

Georgia Southwestern Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 21

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 21

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Georgia Southwestern is Jul 21.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Georgia Southwestern is Jul 21.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Georgia Southwestern SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

480 - 560


Reading SAT Range

510 - 610

Georgia Southwestern Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Georgia Southwestern is like? There are approximately 3,158 students enrolled at Georgia Southwestern, including 2,467 undergraduate students and 691 graduate students. 62% percent of students attend school full-time, 93% percent are from GA and 7% percent of students are from other states.


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Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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Jul 21
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